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green space

A natural area in or around a development,intended to provide buffer,noise control, recreational use, and/or wildlife refuge, all in order to enhance the quality of life in and around the development.

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By the time that Horne Fisher had ended his telling of this story to Harold March they had come out into one of the public parks and taken a seat on a rise of ground overlooking wide green spaces under a blue and empty sky; and there was something incongruous in the words with which the narration ended.
The aged group, under care of sons or daughters, themselves worn and grey, passed on along the least-winding carriage-road towards the house, where a special table was prepared for them; while the Poyser party wisely struck across the grass under the shade of the great trees, but not out of view of the house-front, with its sloping lawn and flower-beds, or of the pretty striped marquee at the edge of the lawn, standing at right angles with two larger marquees on each side of the open green space where the games were to be played.
I didn't know there was this," she remarked, alluding to the lake, the broad green space, the vista of trees, with the ruffled gold of the Thames in the distance and the Ducal castle standing in its meadows.
They came out upon a bright green space between the groves and the water, and close under the shadow of the Happar mountain, where a path was seen winding out of sight through a gorge.
But they passed across the more open green space, and entered the narrow bushy path by the mound.
The immense hum of voices rose louder and louder as he walked into the centre of the great green space.
GREEN spaces across South Tyneside have been celebrated this week.
Every year, the council invests in its green spaces across the borough by planting over 500 trees to help keep the area looking at its best.
parks and green space in a contract Part 1: Carrying out maintenance tasks parks and green spaces JEzsef Attila Csaba Bekes housing estate;Part 2: Carrying out maintenance tasks parks and green spaces Bekescsaba Elizabeth Field of town;Part 3: Carrying out maintenance tasks parks and green spaces Bekescsaba field (except Attila JEzsef housing estate and Elizabeth Field neighborhoods);Part 4: Szechenyi grove maintenance operation.
In total, 110 parks and green spaces in Wales have met the high standard needed to receive the Green Flag Award or the Green Flag Community Award.
SIX managed green spaces in Denbighshire have been awarded honours by Keep Wales Tidy in this year's Green Flag Awards.
The Green Flag Awards have been announced and some of Teesside's bestloved green spaces have scooped an accolade.